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WCVB Special Covers Legalized Marijuana Issues

Frank Avruch, Longtime WCVB Personality, Dies

Frank Avruch, a legendary Boston broadcaster and performer for more than 40 years on WCVB Boston, died March 20 at his home in Boston.  He was 89. “Frank Avruch was one of the most influential and beloved personalities on Boston television and a cherished member of the Channel 5 family,” said Bill Fine, WCVB president-GM. “Frank’s talent […]

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WCVB Airing Boston’s Tree-Lighting Concert

DMA 9: BOSTON

Greg Turner Heads Engineering At WCVB

The long-time Hearst executive to oversee broadcast engineering and operations at its Boston ABC affiliate.

DMA 9

WCVB Boston Promotes Two Anchors

Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WCVB Boston (DMA 9) today promoted anchors Emily Riemer and Antoinette Antonio. Their new anchor assignments are effective Monday, Feb. 27. Riemer will co-anchor NewsCenter 5 at 4 PM with Ed Harding and NewsCenter 5 at 5 PM with Ben Simmoneau.  She will also continue her medical reporting. Antonio will co-anchor the NewsCenter 5 EyeOpener newscasts […]

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WCVB Year-Ender Highlights Its News Coverage

DMA 9: BOSTON

Paige Harrison New WCVB News Director

The long-time Hearst executive to head all news operations at its Boston ABC affiliate, succeeding Andrew Vrees.

 

DMA 9: BOSTON

WCVB’s New, Expanded News Assignments

Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WCVB Boston (DMA 9) today named new and expanded anchor/reporter assignments beginning Monday, Nov. 28:  Emily Riemer has been named medical reporter for NewsCenter 5 and will continue to co-anchor the weekday EyeOpener newscasts (4:30-7 a.m.) with Randy Price. Erika Tarantal will expand her role to become a regularly contributing reporter/producer for Chronicle while continuing as […]

DMA 8: BOSTON

Kelly Ann Cicalese Joins WCVB’S StormTeam 5

Hearst Television has hired Kelly Ann Cicalese as a meteorologist at its ABC affiliate WCVB Boston (DMA 8) for the weekend morning EyeOpener newscasts beginning Oct. 22. Cicalese comes to Boston from WSAZ Huntington-Charleston, W.Va., where she’s been the weekday evening meteorologist since December 2013. Previously, she was a part of the weather team at […]

DMAS 21 & 8

Nichole Berlie leaving KSDK For WCVB

MARKET SHARE: DMA 8

WCVB’s Focus Today? Race Relations In Boston

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WCVB Takes Home Six Emmy Awards

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Local WCVB Show Beats ‘Jeopardy’ In May

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WCVB Wins Two Regional Murrow Awards

DMA 8: BOSTON

WCVB Reporter Jack Harper to Retire After 34 Years

WCVB Cutting MeTV 10 P.M. News To 30 Mins

DMA 8: BOSTON

Maria Stephanos Joins WCVB As Evening Anchor

Maria Stephanos joins Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WCVB  Boston (DMA 8) as evening anchor beginning Thursday, Feb. 4. A Massachusetts native with more than 25 years of journalism experience as an anchor and reporter in New England, Stephanos will co-anchor NewsCenter 5 at 7 and 11 p.m. with Ed Harding, chief meteorologist Harvey Leonard, and sports […]